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Buhari endorses Akeredolu as Ondo APC governorship candidate

01 November 2016, 11:01

Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has formally endorsed Rotimi Akeredolu as the governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the November 26 gubernatorial election in Ondo State, reports Vanguard

Buhari's endorsement came after Akeredolu was presented to him in his office at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday.

Akeredolu was presented to Buhari by Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State.

Gov. Lalong is the Chairman of the APC Campaign Committee for Ondo election.

Also read: #OndoDecides: Buhari storms Ondo for Akeredolu

While disclosing that all internal issues within the party that may affect it in the election had been resolved, the governor made reference to their victory in Kogi and Edo, saying that they would repeat the feat.

He said: “A few weeks ago, I was given the responsibility of leading the campaign on behalf of the National Executive for the Ondo election. And the candidate since election at the primaries has not come to be presented to the leader of our party, that is Mr President.

So, today we came in with the candidate and to confirm to the president that APC has only one candidate unlike other parties that are fighting about who is their candidate.

“We have only one candidate and that candidate is Akeredolu Rotimi.

- News 24


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